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A4 Starline DRL group buy

Discussion in 'Audi S4/A4/A4 Cab (B7 Chassis)' started by B_FUR, Feb 16, 2013.

  1. B_FUR

    B_FUR Active Member
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    Hi guys

    i'm looking to get set of these in next week or so, and contacted the company to see if they offer any discount for forum members etc.

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    PROJECTOR HEADLIGHTS RHD "starline" for Audi A4 (B7, 11/04-08), LED DRL Buy Online

    Hope Davs doesn't mind but here's a couple of pics of when he had them fitted to his A4 B7



    They said if I could get 5+ people buying they do them for £260 + p&p, saving of £40!!

    is anyone interested. Stick your name down if you are and I'll get back to company. (I have no connection with them other than a customer!

    Cheers

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  3. Danny-boy

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    Hey bud, can you fit HID's in them?
     
  4. B_FUR

    B_FUR Active Member
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    yes mate, Davs fitted them in his no problem.
     
  5. S4P4UL

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    how do you go about these if you have Bi-Xenons factory fitted? these a no go?
     
  6. B_FUR

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    i would say its a no go mate, but best check with company to be sure. It does say in description not suitable for xenon but don't actually know why
     
  7. Rastamouse

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    If ur looking to swap you're bi xenons for these and you want to sell ur bi xenons, let me know ill be interested in them
     
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    Count me in! im defiantly up for buying at the end of this month, I just lost a bid on some on ebay for £185 :(
     
  9. davsa4

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    not a bad price that mate ,hope you get 5 buyers .

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  10. B_FUR

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    I saw those the other day mate, surprised they went for that much as they were damaged. I'll add you to the list pal cheers, hopefully get enough interest

    yeah he's offered a great deal, just hope we get the 5 .... 3 to go

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  11. AudiB7Jay

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    Can you tell me where your getting these from as ive just found the same lights for £229.99 :) (Could try get a better group buy deal from them :))
     
  12. Danny-boy

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    Sounds interesting!!!!
     
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    The ones you've seen for 230 are for LHD vehicles. The one in the group buy are for RHD vehicles. I think the guy selling then is the only one selling for RHD in the UK.
     
  14. B_FUR

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    links in the first post mate

    Prels right the £229 price is for left hand drive. Car-mod-shop are the only place I've come across that so RHD
     
  15. AudiB7Jay

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    Yeah hes got some at 229 but as ive just checked there LHD :( id try get him down to that price ;)
     
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    Good luck with that mate, don't think that's going to happen tho... Only me and you that want in at the moment it seems.
     
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    C360_2013-02-17-17-26-51.jpg got mine fitted last weekend well impressed got them from the car mod shop AUDI A4 B7 04-08 CHROME DRL LED PROJECTOR HEADLIGHTS RHD Buy Online

    i think they look well smart brings the front of the car to life only downside are the bulbs they take a H9 fit i put some ultra H9's in and they were like candles so ended up whacking in some H9 100w cheapies from eBay which are better but still looking for an alternative with a better high beam also changed out the fog light bulbs done the H9 mod so they would fit in the H11 fitting now the colour temp match
     
  18. Av4nt

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    would these fit an A4 Avant B7 2005.5? currently have stock lights, non xenon.
     
  19. NOZ

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    yes mine is an a4 b7 07 they will fit
     
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    Are the car mod shop ones cheaper than the group buy?

    Are they the same lights?
     
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    im the same as you Bi-Xenons with adaptive. check out my DRL thread. similar to the fly kits DIY for under £30 a pair
     
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    no mate, these are the car-mod-shop ones. The cheaper ones you see on the site are LHD obviously we all need RHD. HTH
     
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    they look spot on mate. Much adjusting needed to beam or fairly level out the box
     
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    I must be being stupid.

    The link I see is RHD ones for £259
     
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    haha no your not mate is that the link from NOZ? They're the chrome ones. The black ones I'm looking at are more expensive.
     
  27. Danny-boy

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    Ah, I seeeeeeee.

    My mistake.

    I'd love some of these, but I reckon I'd struggle to fit them to be honest.

    The bumper removal frightens the life out of me. Ha ha
     
  28. B_FUR

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    Whereabouts are u fella sure someone could lend a hand, there's a good tutorial on here. Doesn't look too bad, mines coming off on few weeks for new grill so thought I might aswell do lights at same time.

    You know u want to buddy ......
     
  29. Macdoon

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    Am I right in saying that the light output from these lights on dipped beam is very poor even with upgraded bulbs such as osram nightbreakers or Philips extreme, sure i read a thread somewhere. Does anyone know any different?
     
  30. B_FUR

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    Mac I think the general view is projector are worse than oem halogen, yes. Fitting HIDs can help though.
    I had projectors on my previous car and they weren't great... But still did the job, HIDs made a massive improvement but then you're in the whole legality issue!
     
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    Probably stick with the OEM halogens then, shame tho' as the drl's look great
     
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    yeah they are definitely the nicest DRL's available IMO. Hoping the light output isn't too shocking only time will tell....
     
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    Keep us posted fella, woiuld be interested to know how they are, I do a bit of countryside driving, poor light output is a nightmare
     
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    However nice they look (and they do) there's no way I would ever swap out my headlamps if the light output from the new ones was going to be diminished. These are functional items first, and fashion accesories second.
     
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    not much one was out but it was quickly adjusted :yes:
     
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    I am interested but taking the bumper off seems like a massive job
     
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    Any further info on the poor light output issue?

    I also note a few broken sets on eBay lately, all of which seem to have the same fault (broken projector mounting). Is this as common an issue as it sounds?
     
  38. B_FUR

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    hey Danny

    yeah there do seem to be a lot on eBay with broken projectors, the only person I've spoken to about the output is DAVS he put hids straight into his and light output was ok, however not as bright as some hids... So no further forward I guess.
    Not had much interest on group but either, so may go on hold for a while.....
     
  39. Danny-boy

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    Thing is, I really want some.

    But not if they break easily and have rubbish output!!!

    Have you spoken to your supplier about the projector mount issue buddy?
     
  40. B_FUR

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    no pal ill drop him an email and see what he says.
     
  41. Danny-boy

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    Nice one.

    For all I know it might be 5 out of 500 units suffering and he is selling the defective ones all at once.

    Worth a check though.

    Fact remains they are the only aftermarket headlights I have found that look OEM and that I would fit.
     
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    . Totally agree mate, not a fan of the devil eyes tbh..... And of course these ones are more expensive!!

    just sent him an email on projector failing and light output
     

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